Transportation Services

Eagle County Department of Human Services

 
Data Provided By
Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceTransportation is provided to Eagle County residents to and from nutrition sites, medical appointments, and to run errands. Transportation services are available to those over the age of 60 and disabled adults. Senior Services operates van and bus service at all three sites on nutrition days. Call for more information: Eagle Valley 970-328-1121, or Roaring Fork Valley: 970-309-8465.

Minturn: Meal transportation on Wednesday and Friday; shopping on Friday
Eagle: Meal transportation, shopping, Post Office and local medical appointments, Tuesday and shopping on Thursday.
Basalt: Meal transportation on Tuesday and Thursday; shopping and Post Office on Thursday; medical van to Glenwood Springs from Eagle on the last Monday of each month; medical van also available by appointment.

Transportation is provided for Eagle County residents over the age of 60 as well as disabled adults to and from nutrition sites and to run errands. Aging Services operates van and bus service at all three sites, Basalt, Eagle and Minturn.

Assistance with transportation to medical appointments can be obtained by contacting Lorene Gallagher at 970-328-1121. Volunteer Transporters assist older adults and disabled persons with rides to and from doctor appointments, shoppping and other tasks when no other forms of transportation are available.

The Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) and ECO Transit have joined to issue seniors and disabled adults an identification card which allows the user to ride ECO buses for minimal cost. Contact ECO Transit at 970-328-3520 for more information on identification cards for seniors and disabled adults.
LocationEagle County
Geographical AreaEagle County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsSeniors and the disabled
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Administration Hours: Avon & Eagle Offices:Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, El Jebel Office: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pmclosed on major holidays
Contact Information
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Contact's Phone Avon: 970-328-7026, Eagle: 970-328-8840, El Jebel: 970-328-9586
Physical Site Address 1 Office locations listed in description
Mailing Address 1 Mailing addresses listed in description
Main Phone Eagle Office (main office):970-328-8840
Fax (970) 328-8829
 
Additional Information
SourceMesa
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Eagle County Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: Eagle County Department of Human Services
This Service: Transportation Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: General Paratransit/Community Ride Programs (BT-4500.6500-280)
Medical Appointments Transportation (BT-4500.6500-500)
Senior Ride Programs (BT-4500.6500-800)